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Business Support & Assistance Schools in Alabama

499 Business Support students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Business Support & Assistance is the 6th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business Support & Assistance Majors in Alabama

Business Support majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 265
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 136
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 98
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 98

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a business support major is more popular with women than with men.

Business Support & Assistance Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business support majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 38.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 51.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
Business Support & Assistance Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Support & Assistance Grads in Alabama

138,540 people in the state and 10,836,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business support.

Business Support & Assistance Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Business Support & Assistance Jobs in Alabama

Business Support grads earn an average of $35,820 in the state and $41,160 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 21 colleges in Alabama that offer business support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

103 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,201 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,361. The full-time teacher rate is 44%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,711 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,924. Of all the students who attend this school, 79% get financial aid.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,237 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. A typical student attending Snead State Community College will pay a net price of $4,698. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,799 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 40% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,254. Graduates earn an average $23,100 after graduation.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
485 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,345. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,985 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 38% are considered full time. In their early career, Wallace State, Hanceville grads earn an average salary of $26,900. A typical student attending Wallace State, Hanceville will pay a net price of $5,531.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,599 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 47%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,200 a year. A typical student attending GSCC will pay a net price of $4,362.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,535 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 61% are considered full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,478 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $1,277. 58% of the teachers are full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,787 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,300 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,617.

Business Support & Assistance Careers in AL

Some of the careers business support majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 12% $44,180
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 10% $36,510
Cargo and Freight Agents 10% $50,550
Receptionists and Information Clerks 8% $25,430
Customer Service Representatives 7% $30,940
Dispatchers 0% $35,960
Office Clerks -3% $24,050
Procurement Clerks -6% $42,060
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants -7% $34,650
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants -18% $59,080
Data Entry Keyers -21% $30,350
Word Processors and Typists -32% $36,070

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business support.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Business Administration & Management 7,303
Accounting 1,534
Marketing 1,174
Finance & Financial Management 1,084
Human Resource Management 442
Management Information Systems 423
Business & Commerce 329
Managerial Economics 296

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